The Army has captured a suspected senior ADF rebel in a rebel pursuit by the UPDFin Kibaale district.
The 2nd division army spokesman, Captain John Kamanzi, has identified the suspect as Yakubu Kintu. He was found hiding in Mituju village in Kibaale district. He says that the suspect was part of a group of ADF rebels who recently fled, when the UPDF soldiers raided a suspected rebel hideout in Matale sub-county.
Captain Kamanzi says that Kintu was found with an assortment of drugs and some vital intelligence documents. He says Kintu is being held by the army for further interrogation.
The 55th battalion commanding officer, Major Fred Rugadya says the army suspects; the ADF rebels have established a new hideout in Bwamiramira sub-county in Kibaale district.